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Tel: 617.340.9554



11 Homer Street

Newton, MA 02459

Get involved

Volunteers are always needed and appreciated at the Centre Street Food Pantry! There are many ways for you to get involved. You may sign up to help while the Pantry is open to shoppers, or you can get a free workout helping to unload our food from the GBFB.  We cannot do this alone.  We need YOU!

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Each $10 donated will provide a weeks worth of groceries to a neighbor in need.  Consider a donation to Centre Street so we can continue helping others.

how to Volunteer

Volunteers are always appreciated at the Centre Street Food Pantry. 

Under the age of 16? You can volunteer at the Pantry with an accompanying adult (parent, guardian, or group leader). Or you can run a food drive. promote our cause, organize a fundraiser.

Sign up to help while the Pantry is open to shoppers or at other selected times.

Guidelines for volunteers

Our goal is to treat all of our shoppers with respect and kindness. We expect our volunteers to read and familiarize themselves with our expectations for volunteers before their first day.  You will attend a quick 45 minute training for volunteers as well.

Still have questions after reading the Guidelines? Email us at

volunteering as a group

Does your group want to spend a few hours volunteering at the Pantry? We are able to schedule such visits on certain days that the Pantry is not open.

Please read the Group Volunteering document below, and email us with your request.

Unfortunately we will not able to accommodate any Group Work Days until March 2020.